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Kitchen Witch
September 10th, 2011, 02:41 PM

1 cup packed brown sugar
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/2 cup chopped pecans
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 cup white sugar
3/4 cup apple butter
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 cup whole bran cereal
1 cup sour cream
2 eggs, beaten

Preheat oven to 350o F (175o C). Spray or grease one 9 x13-inch pan.

Prepare the topping by mixing together the brown sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and chopped pecans. Sift together the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Blend together butter and sugar; add eggs and beat well. Add apple butter, vanilla, wheat germ or bran cereal. Add sifted dry ingredients alternately with sour cream; mix well after each addition. Pour 1/2 batter into pan, sprinkle 1/2 the topping over top. Pour remaining batter and top with remaining topping. Bake for 40 minutes. Makes 1 9 x 13-inch) cake

September 10th, 2011, 03:04 PM
This sounds great my mother-in-law loves spice cake. Wait til she tries this. Thanks Verna

Kitchen Witch
September 10th, 2011, 05:20 PM
You're very welcomed!

I hope she likes it!